Head or Assistant Coaching Permit Requirements

A Coaching Permit is for Non-Licensed individuals. If you currently hold an Educator License, you must apply to add a Coaching Endorsement to your Educator License (see Coaching Endorsement Requirements).

DOWNLOAD THE PERMIT APPLICATION from our Applications Page.

Coaching Permits are offered in the following areas:
Basketball
Football
Golf
Gymnastics
Skiing
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track/Cross Country
Volleyball
Wrestling

Applying for a Coaching Permit—For NON-LICENSED Educators ONLY

In order to apply for a Coaching Permit, you must meet ALL of the requirements listed under either the Head or Assistant Coach columns below. (These requirements are in addition to all general application requirements). If you do not meet all the requirements, you may be eligible to apply for a Transitional Coaching Permit.

 
Head Coach
Assistant Coach
1.
High School Diploma or GED
High School Diploma or GED
2.
Current 1st Aid/CPR Training
Current 1st Aid/CPR Training
3.
Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
4.
Foundations of Coaching
Foundations of Coaching
5.
Three (3) Year of Experience as an Assistant Coach
-or-
Theory of Coaching the Specific Sport
One (1) Year of Experience as an Assistant Coach
-or-
Theory of Coaching the Specific Sport
6.
Lifespan-Human Development
-or-
Developmental Psychology
N/A

Does PTSB accept credits/courses from the Wyoming Coaches Association’s Summer Clinic to meet the above requirements?

Yes. Any of the required courses may be taken through the summer clinic offered by the Wyoming Coaches Association. You will need to provide copies the Certificate of Completion for EACH course completed. Submit all documentation with your complete PTSB application packet.